|author||Rob Kendrick <email@example.com>||2009-03-31 14:15:47 +0000|
|committer||Rob Kendrick <firstname.lastname@example.org>||2009-03-31 14:15:47 +0000|
Add paragraph about some distributions having a pkg-config that does not include /usr/local as a default search location, and how to solve this.
svn path=/trunk/netsurf/; revision=7009
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@@ -53,6 +53,13 @@
Hopefully they will soon be released with downloadable tarballs and packaged
in common distros. For now, you'll have to make do with svn checkouts.
+ Some of NetSurf's own libraries will be installed in /usr/local/ by default.
+ Fedora, and perhaps some other distributions of Linux, do not ship a
+ pkg-config that will search here, so you will either need to change where
+ these libraries install, or do the following before building NetSurf itself;
+ $ PKG_CONFIG_PATH=/usr/local/pkgconfig
+ $ export PKG_CONFIG_PATH